Trip Overview

Swiss Express

Tour rating: 4.91 / 5, Based on 4 Reviews
Private tour to Switzerland

Fall in love with unforgettable Switzerland with our Swiss Express tour! Marvel at the unique beauty of Swiss landscapes, explore the culture and history of amazing Zurich and Geneva, take a picture with the statue of Freddie Mercury in scenic Montreux, visit the magnificent Chillon Castle, and find out what inspired Deep Purple's classic "Smoke on the Water."

Swiss Express

6 days2 cities
Switzerland1 country
Private tour to Switzerland
From
$2,796
Tour rating: 4.91 / 5, Based on 4 Reviews

Fall in love with unforgettable Switzerland with our Swiss Express tour! Marvel at the unique beauty of Swiss landscapes, explore the culture and history of amazing Zurich and Geneva, take a picture with the statue of Freddie Mercury in scenic Montreux, visit the magnificent Chillon Castle, and find out what inspired Deep Purple's classic "Smoke on the Water."

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Day-By-Day
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich

first destination

Surrounded by the picturesque panoramas of dense forests and gorgeous mountains, the mesmerizing Swiss city of Zurich is the largest hub in the country.

3 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
3 nights in centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival to Zurich
Private Transfer Included
Transfer

Welcome to the largest city in Switzerland - Zurich! Upon arrival, your driver meets you at the airport and transfers you to your remarkable hotel for check-in.

  • Transport: airport-hotel transfer.
  • Meals: not included.
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Day 2
Zurich City Tour
City Tour
City Tour

After breakfast, you meet your private guide in the hotel lobby and enjoy a perfectly-planned sightseeing tour around the most scenic landmarks of Zurich.

  • Meals: breakfast.
  • Sights: Old Town.
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Day 3
Exploring Lucerne Region
Day Tour
Day Tour
Nature views
Nature views

Following breakfast, you are invited to take an unforgettable trip with your private guide who shows you the magnificent views of Mount Pilatus and the Lucerne region. For the return journey, you ride a cable car to enjoy the fantastic scenery. As the last part of your tour, you take a 20-minute bus from Kriens to Lucerne. Tickets* for a public boat cruise, cogwheel train, cable car, and bus are included.

  • Transport: boat, train, car, bus.
  • Meals: breakfast.
  • Sights: Lake Lucerne, Alpnachstad.

Please, note: boat and cogwheel train are available only from the middle of May to September. The rest of the year they are replaced with cable car and bus.

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Glockenhof Hotel, Zurich
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The classy Glockenhof Hotel boasts an excellent location right in the city center within walking distance from the Zurich Main Station. The guest rooms are spacious and cozy, they come with air conditioning, free wired internet, a Nespresso machine, and a private bathroom.

train
Zurich
Geneva
3 hrs

Taking a train is the fastest and one of the most comfortable ways to travel through Switzerland. All trains are fitted with comfortable seats, run on time, and offer generous luggage space. Our local driver will take you to the station and meet upon arrival.

Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva

second destination

Set on the shores of Lake Geneva in the gorgeous surroundings of the Alps, this charming same-name city has much to offer travelers.

3 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 days in the city
Day 4
Train to Geneva and City Sightseeing
Private Transfer Included
Transfer
City Tour
City Tour

Following breakfast, you check out from the hotel, and your driver takes you to the station. Enjoy the most scenic landscapes of Switzerland on your way to the amazing city of Geneva! After arrival and check-in, get acquainted with the city during your sightseeing tour.

  • Transport: train, rail station transfer.
  • Meals: breakfast.
  • Sights: Jet d'Eau fountain, St. Peter Cathedral, the English Garden with Flower Clock, Ile Rousseau, Castle Tour-de-l'ile, Reformation Wall, United Nations Office.
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Day 5
Day Trip to Montreux & Chillon Castle
Day Tour
Day Tour
Nature views
Nature views

In the morning you walk to the station for a 1-hour train ride to amazing Montreux. Upon arrival, you meet your guide and start a walking city tour. 

  • Transport: ferry, train.
  • Meals: breakfast.
  • Sights: "Queen: The Studio Experience" exhibition, Chillon Castle, Lake Geneva. 
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Day 6
Departure
Private Transfer Included
Transfer

This is the final day of your tour. Following breakfast, you check out from the hotel and have a transfer to Geneva airport. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future vacations!

  • Transport: hotel-airport transfer.
  • Meals: breakfast.
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4-star hotel
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Enjoy your stay in a remarkable 4-star hotel nestled right in the heart of the city and offering top-quality service, great amenities, and comfortable guestrooms, equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Zurich and Geneva;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Breathtaking sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • Entrance tickets to Chillon Castle;
  • 1st class train tickets: Zurich - Geneva;
  • Support line during the trip.

Note: Hotels availability is subject to change. In case current hotels are booked out we will provide alternative hotels of an equal value for you.

Note: We include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Exploration of Zurich landmarks
  • Exploration of Lucerne region
  • Discovering magnificent Geneva sights
  • Visiting charming Montreux and legendary Chillon Castle

What To Know

  • Tipping is included in the price of your meal at restaurants in Switzerland. If you liked the service, it is acceptable to round up the bill to the nearest Franc
  • Shops and supermarkets are closed on Sundays. Luckily, there are no free days for the gas stations and they are very well equipped
  • Communication equipment in Switzerland takes 230 volts, you will need an adapter plug (type J) to make your plug fit into the socket
  • You can safely drink tap water, the quality of it is often measured as purer than that of bottled mineral water
  • Switzerland uses the Swiss Franc as currency
  • Don't forget to take a mini umbrella and a light raincoat
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